Problem: Consider the structure of the amino acid aspartic acid. Indicate the hybridization about each interior atom.

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The structure of Aspartic Acid is shown below:

The problem only requires the hybridization of the INTERNAL atoms. This means that all the atoms at the ends of the chain are excluded. The internal atoms are highlighted below. 

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Consider the structure of the amino acid aspartic acid. Indicate the hybridization about each interior atom.

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